Gregory Dale Watson
ASHLAND: Gregory Dale Watson, 45, of Ashland, died unexpectedly Monday, April 2, 2012 in Ashland.
He was born March 13, 1967 in Ashland to Charles A. and Barbara H. (Haberman) Watson Sr.
He had been a resident of Richland and Ashland Counties all of his life. He was a graduate of Crestview High School Class of 1985.
Greg was a member of the sales staff at Ashland Implement Inc. and was the voice of the the radio advertising for the company for many years. He was a member of Saint Edward Catholic Church. He had coached in the Ashland Soccer League and had been an assistant coach for the Ashland Dragon's traveling soccer team. He was also Cub Master for Cub Scout Pack 502 in Ashland. Greg's favorite pastime was to be involved with any of his children's activities, from the soccer field to helping sell Girl Scout Cookies, it didn't matter as long as he was with his children and Susan.
On November 18, 1995 he was married to Susan C. Crone who survives him. He is also survived by his children, Marisa, Chloe, Quinn, Colin and Nathan all at home. His parents, Charles A. Sr. and Barbara Watson of Mansfield; one sister, Valerie & (Dino) DeNero of Mansfield and their children, Derek & Fiancé Genie Bang, Carmen (Jon) Greathouse, Courtney (Elijah) Collins and Dominic DeNero; two brothers, Eric Sr. "Rick" (Kelly) Watson of Medina and their children, Samantha, Jaclyn, Eric Jr. and Lindy Hughes, Charles Jr. (Kathy) Watson of Mansfield and their children, Nicholas and Megan (John) Miller; his father and mother-in-law, John and Jaclyn Crone of Ashland; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Scott (Joni) Crone and their children, Zach, John, and Jake of White Pigeon, MI, and Todd (Stephanie) Crone and their children, Steven, Jay and Tyler also or White Pigeon, MI; his grandmother-in-law, Louise Farmer of Ashland; and several great nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
A Service of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Saint Edward Catholic Church with Rev. Father Rodney A. Kreidler officiating. Burial will be in the Dickey Cemetery. Friends will be received from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 6, 2012 at the Denbow-Primm-Kemery Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Gregory Dale Watson Memorial Fund, for his children, and may be left at the funeral home or could be sent in care of Chase Bank, 1353 Claremont Ave., Ashland, Ohio 44805. For those not able to attend, online expressions of sympathy or to light a candle may be done on the funeral home website www.dpkfh.com